Windows 10: hidden network

Discus and support hidden network in Windows 10 Network and Sharing to solve the problem; I see a hidden network in my networks and when I leave town the networks follow me everywhere and has full strength. How is this possible?... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Network and Sharing' started by rogermclaughlin1, Nov 9, 2018.

  1. hidden network


    I see a hidden network in my networks and when I leave town the networks follow me everywhere and has full strength. How is this possible?

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    rogermclaughlin1, Nov 9, 2018
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  2. Delete "hidden network"

    Hi,

    Deleting or Blocking available networks can only be done using Command Prompt. Follow the steps below:

    • Open Command Prompt.
    • Type netsh wlan add filter permission=block ssid="WLAN name"
      networtype=infrastructure (Replace WLAN name with "hidden network" or the name of the wireless network you want to block) and press
      Enter.
    • Close Command Prompt.
    To remove/delete the network from the block list. Replace "add" with "delete" on the command in step two.

    Looking forward to your response.
     
    Radney Dri, Nov 9, 2018
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  3. Remon Ont Win User
    Hidden Network - Where is it - How do I delete it?

    Hello,

    To assist you with your concern, we need to know some additional information:

    • Have you tried connecting to that hidden network before?
    • what troubleshooting steps have you done so far?

    You can also check the troubleshooting steps provided on this
    link
    about hidden network.

    For further assistance, feel free to post us back.
     
    Remon Ont, Nov 9, 2018
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  4. hidden network

    Hidden Network

    How do I delete a hidden network? I am not terribly computer literate, detailed steps would be appreciated. Thanks
     
    RichardCampbell2, Nov 9, 2018
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